Arch Dalrymple III Department of History

University of Mississippi

UM History Colloquium

The University of Mississippi History Colloquium (UMHC) is a seminar series designed to foster discussion of scholarly research across sub-disciplines and between faculty, instructors, and graduate students.

Spring 2017 Schedule

Thursday, March 2, 12:00-1:00, Bishop 338
Ann Tucker, “Internationalizing Domestic Issues: Debating Territorial Slavery in the 1850s”
Commenter: April Holm

Thursday, March 23, 12:00-1:00, Bishop 338
Shennette Garrett-Scott, “Please Oblige: Credit and Lending in the St. Luke Savings Bank, 1903-WWI”
Commenter: Rebecca Marchiel

Friday, March 31, 12:00-1:00, Bishop 338
Zachary Kagan Guthrie, “‘This Was Being Done Only to Help’: Development and Forced Labor in Barue, 1959-1965”
Commenter: Oliver Dinius

Tuesday, April 11, 12:00-1:00, Bishop 338
Brandon Downing, “A Perfect Harmony: Campus Martius and the Northwest Territory”
Commenter: Paul Polgar

Wednesday, April 19, 12:00-1:00, Bishop 338
Peter Thilly, “‘A Degree of Cooperation’: Sino-Japanese Cooperation and the Pan-Asian Cocaine Trade of the 1920s-30s”
Commenter: Jesse Cromwell

All Papers Are Pre-Circulated – Lunch Will Be Provided
RSVP/questions/comments: zkguthri@olemiss.edu

Fall 2016 Schedule

Joshua Howard
“Nie Er: Composing Sonic Nationalism and China’s Revolutionary Music”
Friday, September 23rd at 3:30PM in Bishop 333
pre-circulated paper
Commenter: Peter Thilly

DeWayne Moore
“Black Political Power in Greenville and Its Impact on the Emergence of Blues Festivals in the Delta”
Friday, September 30th at 3:30 PM in Bishop 333
pre-circulated paper
Commenter: Rebecca Marchiel

Will Little
“Imperial Revolutionaries: The Massiac Club and the Preservation of the French Empire”
Friday, October 14th at 3:30PM in Bishop 333
pre-circulated paper
Commenter: Theresa Levitt

Rebecca Marchiel
“Let’s Make the Market Work for Us: Community-Bank Partnerships and their Legacies”
Friday, October 28th at 3:30PM in Bishop 333
pre-circulated paper
Commenter: Darren E. Grem

Carolyn Corretti
“Excommunication in Reformation Geneva: the Individual, the Community, and the Consistory, 1542-1556”
Friday, November 11th at 3:30PM in Bishop 333
pre-circulated paper
Commenter: Jeffrey Watt

This semester’s schedule has been coordinated by Anne Twitty.
Questions or comments should be directed to atwitty@olemiss.edu.